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University of Dubuque Baseball Camp

January 26, 2020
Start Time 1-4 p.m.
RSVP By January 23, 2020
Location Veterans Memorial Training Center, University of Dubuque
Event For Grades 2-7
Cost One session $35. Both Sessions $60.
Organization U of Dubuque
Contact Paul Wyczawski
Phone (563) 589-3124
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Additional Information
Campers will participate in a unique camp focused on baseball fundamentals taught by the Spartan coaching staff and players. Emphasis will be placed on throwing, fielding, and defensive position work. Campers will provide their own gear. More details listed on the camp brochure.

Rock the Rafters

February 9 – February 9, 2020
Start Time Noon
RSVP By January 24, 2020
Location Wahlert High School Gym
Event For Ages 4-12
Cost $30
Organization Wahlert Dance Team
Contact Sheridan Ditzler
Phone (815) 299-2274
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Additional Information
Wahlert Dance Team's annual fundraiser and dance showcase at Wahlert High School. Ages 4-12 welcome to come learn a short dance ,lunch provided, and support local studios and schools.

Pinocchio

January 25, 2020
Start Time 10: a.m. and 2 p.m.
Location University of Dubuque Heritage Center, 2255 Bennett St, Dubuque
Event For Grades K-8
Cost $9/child
Organization University of Dubuque Heritage Center
Contact Farber Box Office
Phone (563) 585-7469
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Additional Information
An original adaptation of Pinocchio featuring a cast of local youth. Geppetto fashioned the puppet in the image of a small boy but was not aware that the wood had come from an enchanted tree. Join Pinocchio as he learns there are no shortcuts on the road to becoming a real, live boy.

Missoula Children’s Theatre: Pinocchio Auditions

January 20 – January 25, 2020
Start Time 4:15 p.m.
RSVP By January 20, 2020
Location University of Dubuque Heritage Center, 2255 Bennett St, Dubuque, IA 52001
Event For Grades K-12
Cost No fee to audition. $50 fee if cast.
Organization University of Dubuque Heritage Center
Contact Korissa Clark
Phone (563) 589-3325
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Additional Information
A special one-week intensive drama workshop for youth in grades K-12 will culminate in two fully staged and costumed musical performances for the public, showcasing the talents of over 50 local youth.

Edible Science Club

January 27, 2020
Start Time 4:00 P.M.
Location Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Event For Ages 10-14
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Contact Hannah Petersen
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Science + food + kids = after school fun. Participants will use recipes to experiment and learn how food connects with science. Topics may include bubble tea, hummus, popcorn, and banana bread. Registration required. Register online at or call the Children’s Help Desk at 563-589-4225, ext. 2228.

Sherrill Softball/Baseball/T-Ball Sign-Up

January 28, 2020
Start Time 6-8 P.M.
Location St. Peter and Paul Parish Hall, 5135 Sherrill Rd., Sherrill, IA 52073
Event For Grades 1-12
Cost $65 per player, $195 family max.
Organization Sherrill Athletic Club
Contact Kelli Buchenau
Phone (563) 580-8630
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Additional Information
Please join us for Sherrill summer baseball, softball, and t-ball sign-up on Tuesday, Jan. 28 from 6-8 p.m. Sherrill is part of the Prairie League and plays against teams from throughout Dubuque County.

University of Dubuque Baseball Camp

February 2, 2020
Start Time 1-4 p.m.
RSVP By January 30, 2020
Location Veterans Memorial Training Center, University of Dubuque
Event For Grades 2-7
Cost $35/one session; $60/both sessions
Organization University of Dubuque
Contact Paul Wyczawski
Phone (563) 589-3124
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Additional Information
Campers will participate in a unique camp focused on baseball fundamentals taught by the Spartan coaching staff and players. Emphasis will be placed on throwing, fielding, and defensive position work. Campers will provide their own gear. More details listed on the camp brochure.

Sub-Zero Survivors – School’s Out Ed-Ventures

February 7 – February 7, 2020
Start Time 9 a.m.-noon; 1-4 p.m.
RSVP By January 31, 2020
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Grades K-5
Cost Members: Half Day $30/Full Day $50; Non-Members: Half Day $35/Full Day $60
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
It’s cold outside and the water is frozen – where do all the fish go? Do fish freeze in the water? Can a shark live in Antarctica? We’ll explore what aquatic creatures do to survive the cold winters. Campers will get to experience our LIVE sharks in our Shark Touch Tank!

Dubuque Museum of Art Winter/Spring Art Classes

January 16 – April 16, 2020
Location Dubuque Museum of Art
Event For Ages 6-14
Cost Varies; scholarships available
Organization Dubuque Museum of Art
Contact Margaret Buhr
Phone (563) 557-1851
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Additional Information
Youth ages 6-14 can explore a variety of mediums and concepts, from the traditional to the unexpected. Classes are offered after-school, on weekends, and on selected holidays. Classes begin January 16, 2020 and continue through April.

Sweetheart Ball Daddy Daughter Dance

February 7, 2020
Start Time 6:00 P.M.
Location Dubuque Community YMCA/YWCA
Event For Girls, Grades PreK-6
Cost $25 per couple/members, $30 per couple/program participants, $35 per couple at the door, $5 each additional girl
Organization Dubuque Y
Contact Danielle Shea
Phone (563) 556-3371
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Additional Information
SWEEP YOUR SWEETHEART OFF HER FEET! Enjoy a night that will melt your heart in more ways than one. Girls ages 4-11 and an important man in their life (dad, stepdad, grandpa, uncle, ect.) are invited to attend this Valentines Day celebration that includes dinner, a photobooth, DJ, and dancing!

FREE Lacrosse Clinic!

February 8, 2020
Start Time 1:00-3:00 pm
Location Veteran's Memorial Indoor Practice Facility on campus at University of Dubuque
Event For Ages 10-18
Cost FREE
Organization Dubuque Bulldogs Lacrosse Club and University of Dubuque Lacrosse Team
Contact Eric Reeves
Phone (563) 581-1735
Additional Information
Learn about the fun sport of lacrosse with members and coaches of the University of Dubuque Lacrosse Team and the Dubuque Bulldogs Lacrosse Club. Run drills, practice skills, and learn what this sport is all about.

The Princess and the Pea

February 9, 2020
Start Time 2 p.m.
Location University of Dubuque Heritage Center, 2255 Bennett St, Dubuque
Event For Grades PreK-4
Cost $9/child
Organization University of Dubuque Heritage Center
Contact Farber Box Office
Phone (563) 585-7469
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Additional Information
What does it take to be a princess? Bravery? Kindness? Or does figuring out your royal stature have a more legume kind of nature? Find out what happens when you put “princess-ness” to the test. We’ll give you a hint – being a princess isn’t about this or that, being YOU is where it's at!

Colt Cadets Open House/Rehearsal

February 9, 2020
Start Time 1-5 P.M.
Location Table Mound Elementary, 100 Tower Rd
Event For Ages 10-17
Cost Free
Organization Colts Youth Organization
Contact Rich Waddington
Phone (563) 582-4872
Additional Information
The Colt Cadets are a group of marching music performers who tour the Midwest during the summer. Come to our open house to learn more and try your hand at brass, percussion or color guard. No experience necessary!

Super Science – School’s Out Ed-Ventues

February 7 – February 7, 2020
Start Time 9 a.m.-noon; 1-4 p.m.
RSVP By February 14, 2020
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Grades K-5
Cost Members: Half Day $30/Full Day $50; Non-Members: Half Day $35/Full Day $60
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
Explore the STEM world of the Museum & Aquarium! Be prepared to get messy with experiments. The day will be full of crackling, sizzling, and bubbling fun! Younger kids will explore our newest children’s exhibit while the older kids will concoct advanced experiments.

Magic at the Museum – School’s Out Ed-Ventures

February 21 – February 21, 2020
Start Time 9 AM - noon; 1 - 4 PM
RSVP By February 14, 2020
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Grades K-5
Cost Members: Half Day $30/Full Day $50; Non-Members: Half Day $35/Full Day $60
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
The Museum & Aquarium is full of magic, and during this session, you’ll turn into a magician! You’ll learn some new magic tricks and experience how animals are magicians too. There will be live animal encounters and you’ll create a magic trick box to take home!

Colt Cadets Open House/Rehearsal

February 23, 2020
Start Time 1-5 P.M.
Location Table Mound Elementary, 100 Tower Rd
Event For Ages 10-17
Cost Free
Organization Colts Youth Organization
Contact Rich Waddington
Phone (563) 582-4872
Additional Information
The Colt Cadets are a group of marching music performers who tour the Midwest during the summer. Come to our open house to learn more and try your hand at brass, percussion or color guard. No experience necessary!

Asbury Athletic Association Boys Baseball Sign-up

January 1 – February 29, 2020
Location Online Registration
Event For Ages 7-14
Cost $85
Organization Asbury Athletic Association
Contact Liz Meehan
Phone (563) 663-0696
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Additional Information
Sign up for Asbury Boys Baseball January 1-February 29, 2020. Cost is $85. Asbury A, B, C and D Leagues play in the Little Prairie League.

2020 Asbury Athletic Association T-Ball Registration

January 1 – February 29, 2020
Location Online Sign-up
Event For Ages 4-7
Cost $75/T-Ball
Organization Asbury Athletic Association
Contact Liz Meehan
Phone (563) 663-0696
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Additional Information
Sign up for summer t-ball! Registration runs from January 1- April 1, 2020 for t-ball.

Dubuque Girls Independent League (DGIL)

January 6 – February 29, 2020
Location Online
Event For Girls, Grades K-8
Organization DGIL
Contact Jenni Ruffridge
Phone (563) 588-1982
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Additional Information
Online Registration for Summer Softball

Asbury Athletic Association Girls Softball Sign-up

January 1 – February 29, 2020
Location Online Registration
Event For Grades PreK-8
Cost $95
Organization Asbury Athletic Association
Contact Liz Meehan
Phone (563) 663-0696
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Additional Information
Sign up for Asbury Girls Softball January 1-February 29, 2020. Cost is $95. Asbury teams will play at DGIL or Asbury Field.

Colt Cadets Open House/Rehearsal

March 8, 2020
Start Time 1-5 P.M.
Location Table Mound Elementary, 100 Tower Rd
Event For Ages 10-17
Cost Free
Organization Colts Youth Organization
Contact Rich Waddington
Phone (563) 582-4872
Additional Information
The Colt Cadets are a group of marching music performers who tour the Midwest during the summer. Come to our open house to learn more and try your hand at brass, percussion or color guard. No experience necessary!

Dubuque PONY League Baseball Registration

January 8 – March 31, 2020
RSVP By March 13, 2020
Location Derby Grange Golf & Recreation
Event For Ages 4-14
Cost Varies
Organization Dubuque PONY League
Contact Chris Sabers
Phone (563) 542-7728
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Additional Information
Registration for the Dubuque PONY League's 2020 Spring/Summer season

Kids Take the Stage Youth Theater Classes

February 3 – March 13, 2020
Start Time 4:15 P.M.
RSVP By January 22, 2020
Location Bell Tower Theater, 2728 Asbury Rd, Dubuque
Event For Grades K-6
Cost $70-$95
Organization Bell Tower Theater
Contact Miki Robinson
Phone (563) 588-3377
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Additional Information
Kids Take the Stage is theater/creative dramatics classes for Kindergarten through 6th grades. Each class meets once per week for six weeks. Classes run either 60 or 90 minutes. Please check the flyer for details.

Lollipops & Music for Our Preschoolers Concert Series: StringQ

January 11, 2020
Start Time 10:00 A.M.
Location Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Event For Preschool children and their families.
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Contact Youth Services
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
The “L. & M. O. P.” concert series is for preschool children and their families. Children will leave each concert with a greater appreciation of music and a lollipop to enjoy! This series is sponsored by the Northeast Iowa School of Music. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Junior Achievement Classroom Volunteers Needed – Spring Classes

January 10 – May 15, 2020
Start Time During school day.
RSVP By March 12, 2020
Location Multiple schools within the Dubuque School District
Event For Parents, Grandparents, Guardians of Students
Cost Free
Organization Junior Achievement of the Heartland
Contact Nora Shook
Phone (563) 845-0545
Additional Information
JA Classroom Volunteers are needed! We'll work with you to select the ideal school and/or grade level opportunity that works with your schedule. Plus, we'll make it easy by providing you with all the training and materials you'll need to be prepared.

Dubuque Bulldogs Lacrosse Registration

January 20 – June 14, 2020
Location https://www.dubuquelacrosse.com/
Event For Ages 10-18
Cost Varies by age
Organization Dubuque Bulldogs Lacrosse Club
Contact Eric Reeves
Phone (563) 581-1735
Additional Information
Registration for our spring season is opening January 20th! Open to boys and girls, join this fun, fast-paced sport.